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==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
When Jon wants to make a cartoon series with Garfield, an animator uses the opportunity to demonstrate new computer animation.
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When Jon wants to make a cartoon series about Garfield, an animator uses the opportunity to demonstrate new computer animation.
   
 
==Plot==
 
==Plot==
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*When Garfield is being reformatted into a new cartoon look, among the models used are the title character of ''Astro Boy'' and Bart Simpson from ''The Simpsons''.
 
*When Garfield is being reformatted into a new cartoon look, among the models used are the title character of ''Astro Boy'' and Bart Simpson from ''The Simpsons''.
*At one point, Mr. Sprocket proposes making "Baby Garfield" as part of "the newest trend in cartoon shows". This alludes to "baby/child versions" of familiar characters, such as ''Muppet Babies'' and ''Tom & Jerry Kids''.
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*At one point, Mr. Sprocket proposes making "Baby Garfield" as part of "the newest trend in cartoon shows". This alludes to baby/child versions of cartoon characters, which was very popular around the time the show was aired. 
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**Coincidentally, there actually is a line of merchandise featuring baby versions of Garfield and his friends.
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*Mr. Sprocket also alludes to many Hanna-Barbera cartoons such as ''Scooby-Doo'' and ''Jabberjaw''. 
 
[[Category:Garfield and Friends episodes, Season 4]]
 
[[Category:Garfield and Friends episodes, Season 4]]
 
[[Category:Garfield and Friends]]
 
[[Category:Garfield and Friends]]

Revision as of 03:17, November 20, 2016

The Automated, Animated Adventure is an episode from the fourth season of Garfield and Friends.

Synopsis

When Jon wants to make a cartoon series about Garfield, an animator uses the opportunity to demonstrate new computer animation.

Plot

Major Characters

Minor Characters

Trivia

Cultural References

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  • When Garfield is being reformatted into a new cartoon look, among the models used are the title character of Astro Boy and Bart Simpson from The Simpsons.
  • At one point, Mr. Sprocket proposes making "Baby Garfield" as part of "the newest trend in cartoon shows". This alludes to baby/child versions of cartoon characters, which was very popular around the time the show was aired. 
    • Coincidentally, there actually is a line of merchandise featuring baby versions of Garfield and his friends.
  • Mr. Sprocket also alludes to many Hanna-Barbera cartoons such as Scooby-Doo and Jabberjaw
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